A letter from Abigail R.

I am his mother, but he is not MY baby. He belongs to the Lord. He has his own DNA. His own personality. His own soul. His own mind. His own blood. His own breath. He came from my body but he is not mine. My body carried him. My body sheltered him. When I felt hungry, my body fed him first. When I felt tired, my body gave him oxygen frist. When I […]

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The “S” Family Story

We are so thankful for Open Door Adoption Agency.   As I look at my son I think of the years I prayed to become a mom again. I remember those tears in my daughter’s eyes as one more of her friend’s mom announced she was pregnant and having to answer with tears in my […]

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How to Talk to Your Friends About Adoption

It’s here. The moment you know that adoption is what you want for your child… and now you’re going have to tell your friends. You don’t feel obligated to tell them anything. But people ask questions, and what do you say? How do you tell them that you’re not giving up on your child – […]

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I Resolve to Lay My Isaac Down

This might be one of the most beautiful things I’ve read… This is the blog of a birthmother who has so graciously narrated her adoption journey. This is a post you will no doubt be touched by in a deep way. Pregnancy/Adoption: My Unexpected Adventure In four days, my entire life is going to change […]

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